Arts & Culture Organizations
See Performing Arts for theatrical troupes, musical and dance studios, and performing arts venues and groups.
A group of visual artists who meet regularly and host shows and events under the auspices of EAF.
ArtsNow/uLearn at Edmonds Community College
Nurturing the arts from creation to commerce. Presenting introductory to advanced classes in visual, performing, and literary arts, including workshops on the business of being an artist. uLearn: Encouraging lifelong learning and personal enrichment to help individuals acquire skills and knowledge to pursue their passions and interests--both old and new.
ArtWorks is an artist's center and community art center which includes Artists Connect, an artists networking group, and provides space for art shows, classes, workshops and open studio time for painters, printmakers, and other artists. ArtWorks is sponsored by the Edmonds Arts Festival and Edmonds Arts Festival Foundation and as a partner with Edmonds Community College, Cole Gallery, and other organizations.
Edmonds Arts Commission
Edmonds Arts Commission (EAC) works to ensure that the arts are a vital part of our community’s quality of life, economic vitality and central identity. Through creative programs and partnerships the EAC fosters involvement in the literary, visual and performing arts, highlighting the City’s rich artistic resources and its attraction as a cultural destination.
Edmonds Art Studio Tour
Two-day open studio tour on third weekend in September, affiliated with the Edmonds Arts Festival.
Edmonds Arts Festival Association Inc.
The organization conducts the annual Edmonds Arts Festival. The purpose of the event is to: Stimulate both interest and growth in the creative arts; Encourage and support the potentially creative artist; Provide a sales outlet for the professional and amateur artist; Involve the active sponsorship of both community groups and individuals in the promotion of the Edmonds Arts Festival.
Edmonds Arts Festival Foundation
Proceeds from the annual Edmonds Arts Festival support the Foundation which provides grants to organizations and schools, and university level scholarships to individuals in support of the arts.
Edmonds In Bloom
Provides an annual floral competition for residents and businesses.
Edmonds Jazz Connection/Rotary Club of Edmonds Daybreakers
Established in 1996 as a local branch of Rotary Internation (RI). Club presents Edmonds Jazz Connection, an annual festival held on Saturday of Memorial Day weekend in downtown Edmonds, established 1999.